W.TEC’s annual 2 week residential ”Technology Camp for Girls” has been nominated for the coveted WSIS Prize. W.TEC’s Camp was nominated in ”Category 4” for the 2017 WSIS Prizes to be held June 12 – 16 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Voting Closes April 2oth so hurry now VOTE W.TEC today.
The WSIS Prize is an initiative of ITU’s – World Summit on the Information Society.
The (WSIS prize) is a unique international contest developed in response to requests from the WSIS stakeholders to create an effective mechanism to evaluate and recognize individuals, governments, civil society, local, regional and international agencies, research institutions and private-sector companies for outstanding success in implementing development-oriented strategies that leverage the power of ICTs as an enabler of the development. The WSIS Prizes contest is an integral part of the WSIS stocktaking process; set up in 2004 to assist WSIS implementation and follow-up. The contest was held for the first time in 2012, and rapidly gained attention and popularity within the ICT for Development (ICT4D) community.
W.TEC calls on all her Alumnae, friends and supporters to support W.TEC’s bid to win the WSIS Prize by voting and sharing online with friends the nomination of W.TEC for the WSIS Prize.